Non-performing loans reached 153 ZAR bil in 2018 in South Africa, according to the National Central Bank. This is 42.0 % more than in the previous year.
Historically, non-performing loans in South Africa reached an all time high of 153 ZAR bil in 2018 and an all time low of 90.8 ZAR bil in 2008.
South Africa has been ranked 8th within the group of 22 countries we follow in terms of non-performing loans, 15 places above the position seen 10 years ago.
A non-performing loan is a loan that is in default or close to being in default.